Curated Infographics of the Year

By December 23, 2013 Blog, Special Issues No Comments

Graphs tell the best stories. And in 2013, there are a lot of stories in the startup and tech community to tell. The IPO of Twitter, the rumors around Snapchat’s capitalization, the soaring influence of Coins, and don’t forget our New York-based Uber! But infographics tell us a larger picture. Click on the graphs below to take a look!

1. Social Media in 2013

What to expect: Snapchat, Pinterest, Linkedin, Google+ and more

Takeaway: Our social media scene is dynamic and everchanging as usual. Infographics are liked 4x more than presentations, and 23x more than documents on SlideShare. Like my infographics!

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2. Startup Fundings

What to expect: How startups get fundings this year? What percentages each channel takes on average?

Takeaway: Do you believe personal fundings and family and friends have provided an unimaginable amount of support?

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3. Big Data

What to expect: Get a glimpse of the profiles of hottest big data firms and VCs!

Takeaway: Big Data funding is growing tremendously! More to expect!

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From: BigData Startups


By Qiuyun Tan, Class of 2016, Columbia College


Correction: In an earlier version, we failed to give credits to the sources of the infographics. CORE Curriculum regrets the error.